All posts by : Whitney

4 Tips to Manage Your Hectic Schedule

4 Tips to Manage Your Hectic Schedule

With my new job and even busier schedule, I find myself ridiculously short on time. I’m trying to be awesome at my full-time job, run a business (sporty afros), blog, make you tube videos, post to social media, diet, workout, spend time with Jesus, see my little sister (I’m in big ...

How to Fix Dry Natural Hair While Working Out #AskSportyAfros

How to Fix Dry Natural Hair While Working Out #AskSportyAfros

We’re starting a new You Tube series called #AskSportyAfros. Use the hash tag in social media outlets to ask us anything about hair, fitness, nutrition or life in general. The responses have already been pouring in. We can’t wait to hear more from you guys.   For our first episode ...

The Workout Holy Grail: Tabata

The Workout Holy Grail: Tabata

Tabata. A word that strikes fear in the heart of the most avid fitness enthusiast. Just in case you live under a rock, tabata is a short,  4-minute round of ridiculously intense exercises. Just 4 minutes of tabata has proven more effective than 60 min of jogging. Seriously! It’s not just ...

5 Steps to Negate Your Cheat Meal

5 Steps to Negate Your Cheat Meal

Alex and I have been working hard for the past few months. She’s been training for a marathon and I’ve been trying to whip my body into shape for my latest fitness goal (to be announced shortly). When you’re training hard, a cheat meal is an absolute necessity (to me at least). It ...

5 Tips to Start Your Healthy Lifestyle Today!

5 Tips to Start Your Healthy Lifestyle Today!

Have you fallen off the healthy living wagon? It’s ok. It happens to the best of us. Maybe you looked in the mirror and realized that you could be a better version of yourself. Whatever your reason is to get back on it, here are a 5 tips to help you get started. Set a goal What do you want ...

Free Screening of New Food Documentary GMO OMG

Free Screening of New Food Documentary GMO OMG

There’s a new food documentary on the block, GMO OMG.  On Tuesday, September 2 Chipotle Mexican Grill is hosting a FREE screening at the Granada Theater in Dallas. All attendees will receive a BOGO card (Buy-One/Get-One burritos, bowls, salads or tacos) from Chipotle as well. The doors open ...

Twisted Root Did Something Awful to Their Veggie Burger!

Twisted Root Did Something Awful to Their Veggie Burger!

I’m a HUGE fan of Twisted Root’s black bean veggie burger. I don’t think you understand. I crave it, I dream about it and every time I order it the magical mixture of veggie awesomeness exceeds my expectations.  So imagine my shock when I discovered that they changed the recipe ...

How to Deal with a Bad Workout Session

How to Deal with a Bad Workout Session

We’ve all been there. You got up, got dressed, traveled to the gym, trail , pool or whatever and you have a bad workout. It starts off bad from the very first minute of the warm up. What should you do? Grind it out? Go easy? Go home? Check out what I decided to do when I had a bad workout ...